Mon, July 27, 2015: Obama meets with Ethiopian PM, holds meeting on S. Sudan

In the morning, the President will attend a welcoming ceremony at the National Palace. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the President’s arrival.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia at the National Palace. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

Afterward, the President will meet with President Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia at the National Palace. This meeting is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will join Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn for a press conference. This press conference is open press.

Afterward, the President will hold a multilateral meeting on South Sudan and counterterrorism issues with Kenya, Sudan, Ethiopia, the African Union and Uganda at the Sheraton Addis. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

In the evening, the President will attend a State Dinner with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. The President and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will each deliver toasts. There will be pooled press coverage of the toasts.

The President will remain overnight in Addis Ababa.

Sun, July 26, 2015: Obama speaks, meets with civic leaders in Kenya; heads to Ethiopia

On Sunday, in the morning, the President will deliver remarks at the Safaricom Indoor Arena. This event is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a conversation with civil society leaders at the YALI Regional Leadership Center. There will be pooled press coverage of this event.

Afterward, the President will hold an interview with Capital FM, a local radio station. There will be a travel pool spray of this interview.

Later in the afternoon, the President will depart Nairobi, Kenya en route Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The departure from Kenyatta International Airport and arrival at Bole international Airport are open to pre-credentialed media.
Afterward, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting at the U.S. Embassy is closed press.

The President will remain overnight in Addis Ababa.

Sat, June 25, 2015: Obama speaks in Kenya, meets with Kenyan president

On Saturday, in the morning, the President will deliver remarks and hold a panel discussion at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at the United Nations Compound. The President’s remarks are open to pre-credentialed media.

Following the summit, the President will also visit the Power Africa Innovation Fair. There will be travel pool coverage of the visit.

In the afternoon, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting at the U.S. Embassy is closed press. Afterward, the President will participate in a wreath laying ceremony at Memorial Park. There will be travel pool coverage of the wreath laying.

Later in the afternoon, the President will participate in a ceremonial welcome at State House. Following this ceremony, the President will participate in a bilateral meeting with President Kenyatta. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the ceremonial welcome and a travel pool spray at the top of this meeting.

In the evening, the President will participate in a joint press conference with President Kenyatta at State House. The press conference is open to pre-credentialed media.

Later in the evening, the President will attend a state dinner at State House. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the President’s arrival at the state dinner and travel pool coverage of the dinner toasts. Following the dinner, the President will remain overnight in Nairobi.

Fri, July 24, 2015: Obama arrives in Nairobi

In the morning the President will arrive at Ramstein, Air Base where Air Force One will refuel. This stop will be covered by the travel pool. Following the refuel, the President will depart Ramstein, Air Base Germany en route Nairobi, Kenya. There will be travel pool coverage of the President’s departure from Ramstein, Germany and the evening arrival at the Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya is open press.

The President will remain overnight in Nairobi, Kenya.